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Re: Name mangling (Was: Re: First Sound Recording of Asha'ille!)

From:Benct Philip Jonsson <bpj@...>
Date:Friday, March 11, 2005, 20:22
Hweçenal Cangal snirq:
> On Thu, Mar 10, 2005 at 10:31:14AM +0100, Benct Philip Jonsson wrote: > >>H. S. Teoh wrote: > > [...] > >>>It's variously pronounced [t_hjo:], [t_hjoh], [tjA~], or [tsaN], >>>depending on the language and the mangling scheme. :-) But definitely >>>not [to~:]. >> >>Blame my bad memory. Then anyway it's _Cang_ /ts\6N/ in Sohlob. > > > I guess it would be. > > > >>May one ask what H.S. stands for? > > [...] > > Again, depending on language, [hwej(4) S@\N(1)] (Mandarin, tone > numbers in parentheses), or [hwej s@\n] (Hokkien), or [hwi s@\n] (my > dad's version of Hokkien :-P), or [hwi "SeN] (highschool Manglish). >
Hweçen Cang, then, in the Kidilib dialect, where /W/ is common and |e| spells /&/. Unlike the -en in most Classical words that have it this -e- isn't a svarabhakti vowel, so the ergative is Hweçenal Cangal. -- /BP 8^)> -- Benct Philip Jonsson -- melroch at melroch dot se Solitudinem faciunt pacem appellant! (Tacitus)